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Tap Into Teen Minds. I guess he didn't slow down at the end of June. The first three are on the geometric representation of Pythagorean Theorem. Below is a sample of the materials
Curriculum Tags: Gr8, MPM1D, MFM1P
Part 1: http://tapintoteenminds.com/2014/06/28/pythagorean-theorem-part1/
Part 2: http://tapintoteenminds.com/2014/06/29/pythagorean-theorem-part2/
Part 3: http://tapintoteenminds.com/2014/07/02/pythagorean-theorem-part3/
Though not from the Tap Into Teen Minds blog directly, Kyle categorized this one and turned it into a formal Three Act Task. This task uses this awesome clip dealing with some of the more popular hotdog eating champions. Yes, that is what I said, hot dog eating. And it includes the man who changed the face of hot dog eating, Takeru Kobayashi (you may have heard of him if you are a regular Freakonomics Radio listener). So this Three Acts Tasks deals with a commercial featuring some hotdog eating (see below) and can be related directly to linear relations and patterning. Check out the the original post at the link below and Kyle's 3 Act treatment at the link above.
Curriculum Tags: Gr7, Gr8, MPM1D, MFM1P